Information Package / Course Catalogue
Reproductive Biology and Assisted Reproduction Tecniques
Course Code: THE523
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

learning the Development of oocyte and sperm, structural properties, fertilization and laboratory methods used in assisted reproduction

Course Content

learning the assisted reproductive techniques and gametogenesis

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Erkan GÜMÜŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to explain gametogenesis
2.To know and apply the quality control in IVF laboratory
3.To be able to define and apply the tests used in male infertility and sperm preparation protocols
4.To be able to define and apply oocyte collection procedure and oocyte morphology imaging techniques
5.Defining embryo selection criteria
6. To explain the factors affecting embryo transfer and implantation
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Female genital system and oogenesis
Week 2 - Theoretical
Male genital system and spermatogenesis
Week 3 - Theoretical
Fertilization, cleavage and implantation
Week 4 - Theoretical
Quality control in IVF laboratory
Week 5 - Theoretical
Infertility and its causes
Week 6 - Theoretical
Tests used in male infertility and sperm preparation protocols I
Week 7 - Theoretical
Tests used in male infertility and sperm preparation protocols II
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Oocyte collection word and oocyte morphology
Week 10 - Theoretical
Classical in vitro fertilization
Week 11 - Theoretical
Embryo selection criteria
Week 12 - Theoretical
Embryo transfer
Week 13 - Theoretical
Factors affecting implantation
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cryopreservation and micromanulation techniques
Week 15 - Theoretical
artical discussion
Week 16 - Final Exam
final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory143270
Assignment100330
Reading8018
Individual Work140342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
4
3
3
3
4
OÇ-2
3
4
4
4
4
OÇ-3
4
3
3
4
3
OÇ-4
3
4
4
3
4
OÇ-5
4
3
4
4
3
OÇ-6
3
4
4
4
4
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue